Special Issue of PMHB on the Civil War in Pennsylvania
Call for Papers Deadline:
Call for Papers
Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography
Special Issue: Civil War in Pennsylvania (October 2011)
The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography is issuing a call for articles for a special issue of the magazine on the Civil War in Pennsylvania scheduled for an October 2011 publication.
The editors seek submissions of the following two sorts.
„« Scholarly Articles: The editors seek proposals for scholarly articles (25¡V35 pages, double spaced) featuring new research on the Civil War in Pennsylvania. Articles can focus on military, political, or civilian topics. Selections will be made based on the quality of the submission and with an eye toward representing the diversity of current Civil War research.
„« Favorite Sources/Hidden Gems: The editors seek proposals for short articles (250¡V750 words) featuring favorite sources/hidden gems highlighting some aspect of the Civil War in Pennsylvania. We invite articles focusing on both written and non-written sources, including but not limited to diaries, manuscript collections, novels, government documents, photographs, museum artifacts, and monuments. These items may or may not be found in the state, but all featured items will serve to illuminate some aspect of how Pennsylvanians experienced the war. Selections will be made based on the quality of the submission and with an eye toward representing the wide variety of source material available for understanding the Civil War in Pennsylvania.
Submission details: Submissions should be addressed to Tamara Gaskell, Editor, Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 or, by e-mail, to email@example.com.
Guest editors: Potential contributors are encouraged to consult with one of the two guest editors for this issue of the Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography. Matt Gallman at the University of Florida can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Judy Giesberg at Villanova University can be reached at Judith.email@example.com.
Deadline for submissions: January 8, 2010.
Historian and Director of Publications and Scholarly Programs
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
1300 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Visit the website at http://www.hsp.org
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